Anna Netrebko opens the Met season with her portrayal of the ill-fated queen driven insane by her unfaithful king. She sings one of opera’s greatest mad scenes in this Met premiere production by David McVicar. Ekaterina Gubanova is her rival, Jane Seymour, Ildar Abdrazakov sings Henry VIII and Marco Armiliato conducts.
Great Performances at the Met: Anna Bolena
Watch Friday, January 20, 2012, 9pm on KCPT and Saturday, January 21, 2012, 7pm on KCPT2.